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      WD Black Performance Hard Drive WD5000LPLX - hard drive - 500 GB - SATA 6Gb/s

      Discontinued
      Manufacturer part WD5000LPLX | Dell part A8248466 | Western Digital

      WD Black 500GB 2.5-inch Performance Hard Drive

      Sophisticated performance-enhancing features deliver the speed you need for demanding applications like photo and video editing and internet gaming.
      WD Black<sup>™</sup> 500GB 2.5-inch Performance Hard Drive

      Media

      No Compromises

      High performance, high capacity, high reliability, and cutting-edge technology; the ideal SATA hard drive for those who demand the best.

      Feature Rich

      High performance 7200 RPM Class spin speed, up to 64MB cache and SATA 6Gb/s interface for the ultimate in power computing for notebooks.

      High Performance

      Dual processor and massive dynamic cache for fast read and write speeds.

      Dynamic Cache

      WD’s dynamic caching algorithm optimizes cache allocation between reads and writes, reducing congestion and improving overall drive performance.

      Dual Processor

      Twice the processing power capability of a single-core processor to maximize performance.

      Proven Mechanical Architecture

      Enhanced reliability features help protect the drive and the data stored on it.

      NoTouch Ramp Load Technology

      The recording head never touches the disk media ensuring significantly less wear to the recording head and media as well as better drive protection in transit.

      Recommended Use

      WD_Black 2.5 inch mobile hard drives are tested and recommended for use in notebook computers.

      The WD Advantage

      WD puts our products through extensive Functional Integrity Testing (F.I.T.) prior to any product launch. This testing ensures our products consistently meet the highest quality and reliability standards of the WD brand. WD also has a detailed Knowledge Base with more than 1,000 helpful articles as well as helpful software and utilities. Our customer support lines have longer operational hours to ensure you get the help you need when you need it. Our toll-free customer support lines are here to help or you can access our WD Support site for additional details.

      General
      Cache Size32 MB
      Capacity500 GB
      compatibilityWD_Black™ 2.5-inch hard drives are designed and tested for use in small form factor desktop PC's, PC laptops, Mac laptops.
      Dimension3.94" x 2.75" x 0.28"
      Product Weight2.03lbs
      InterfaceSATA III
      Transfer Rateup to 6Gb/s
      Drive2.5"

      PERFORMANCE FOR YOUR LAPTOP

      Sophisticated performance-enhancing features deliver the speed you need for demanding applications like photo and video

      editing and internet gaming.

      No Compromises

      High performance, high capacity, high reliability, and cutting-edge technology; the ideal drive for those who demand

      the best.

      Feature Rich

      High performance 7200 RPM Class spin speed, up to 64MB cache and SATA 6Gb/s interface for the ultimate in power

      computing for notebooks.

      High Performance

      Dual processor and massive dynamic cache for fast read and write speeds.

      Tech Specs


      General
      Device Type
      Hard drive - internal
      Capacity
      500 GB
      Form Factor
      2.5"
      Interface
      SATA 6Gb/s
      Buffer Size
      32 MB
      Features
      Dual processor, Advanced Format technology, S.M.A.R.T.
      Width
      2.7 in
      Depth
      3.9 in
      Height
      0.3 in
      Weight
      3.24 oz

      Performance
      Drive Transfer Rate
      600 MBps (external)
      Spindle Speed
      7200 rpm

      Reliability
      Non-Recoverable Errors
      1 per 10^14
      Load / Unload Cycles
      600,000

      Expansion & Connectivity
      Interfaces
      1 x SATA 6 Gb/s - 7 pin Serial ATA
      Compatible Bay
      2.5"

      Power
      Power Consumption
      • 2.3 Watt (read)
      • 2.3 Watt (write)
      • 1 Watt (idle)
      • 0.5 Watt (standby)
      • 0.5 Watt (sleep)

      Miscellaneous
      Compliant Standards
      RoHS

      Manufacturer Warranty
      Service & Support
      Limited warranty - 5 years

      Environmental Parameters
      Min Operating Temperature
      32 °F
      Max Operating Temperature
      140 °F
      Shock Tolerance (operating)
      400 g @ 2 ms
      Shock Tolerance (non-operating)
      1000 g @ 2 ms
      Sound Emission
      23 dBA

      Compatibility


      This product is compatible with the following systems:

      • Latitude 13

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